540, Inc Announces Launch of Radio Show & Podcast Morethanisms | Debut Episode March 22

We are excited to announce the launch of 540, Inc’s radio show and podcast Morethanisms on WXIR 100.9 Dear Community, Remember last year when we announced our first ever radio show and podcast More•Than•Isms? The one where we launched a logo design contest and then let you all vote on the logo? Well we areContinue reading “540, Inc Announces Launch of Radio Show & Podcast Morethanisms | Debut Episode March 22”

There’s No Such Thing As Black on Black Crime by Calvin Eaton

There’s No Such Thing As Black on Black Crime In case you didn’t know There’s no such thing as Black on Black crime The “term” and ideology behind “Black on Black crime is inherently racist Most crime is proximal and directly related to poverty and not race Most violent crime across races is intraracial andContinue reading “There’s No Such Thing As Black on Black Crime by Calvin Eaton”

I Don’t Feel Like Performing by Calvin Eaton

it’s all a performance and I don’t feel like performing today The following message was originally sent to students in my Exploring African American Food Culture Through Food: 1619 to Present at St. John Fisher College. It encapsulates my overall feelings over the past few days. Hello Students, I am sending this note as I grappleContinue reading “I Don’t Feel Like Performing by Calvin Eaton”

The Value of Black Teachers by Chris Thompson

The Value of Black Teachers  I didn’t know until this year how immensely privileged I was during my high school and academic years. In grades K through 8, I was in upstate New York, first in Colonie/Albany, and then in a rural town in Fulton County, with a brief stint in Syracuse. Fulton County had/hasContinue reading “The Value of Black Teachers by Chris Thompson”